financial team

The financial team of President Rodrigo Duterte is confident that the sky-high inflation in 2018 will not occur again for the remainder of his term, as the government is ramping up reforms and external forces are becoming favourable. The Development Budget Coordination Committee (DBCC) even lowered the inflation outlook for 2019 to between 2.7% and 3.5% at its 176th session. The previous outlook was 2% to 4%. Due to the


The President emerged from a Chinese restaurant in Bonifacio Global City at around 10 p.m. on Monday, May 27 and was looking fine from a distance — garbed in casual black shirt and pants, with both hands in his pockets. Traffic in the vicinity of the restaurant temporarily halted when a convoy of vehicles arrived at past 8 p.m. Security was high that aside from the President’s close-in bodyguards in


President Rodrigo Duterte’s impulsive speeches often has bombshell assertions and to the surprise came in the form of a cockroach moseying by the president’s shoulders. The roach clung up on Duterte as he was eulogizing the virtues of the candidates, whom he endorsed for next week’s midterm polls at a campaign rally late Wednesday. While an aide tried and failed to scrape the critter away with some papers, still Duterte